The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Tester
Rank 256 312 311
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.058% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.060% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Senior Tester
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6343 9933 9935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.43% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 8620 8472
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the City of London region.

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) GPEN
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Markit EDM
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (20.00%) GPEN
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago